Faces of Silence – Shedding Light on Solitary Confinement

Interview with Christine Shields about her illustrations for Voice of Witness’ new release, SIX BY TEN – Stories from Solitary – “SIX BY TEN: Stories from Solitary explores the mental, physical, and spiritual impacts of America’s widespread embrace of solitary confinement. Through stories from those subjected to solitary confinement, family members on the outside, and corrections officers, Six by Ten examines the darkest hidden corners of America’s mass incarceration culture and illustrates how solitary confinement inflicts lasting consequences on families and communities far beyond prison walls. Edited by Taylor Pendergrass and Mateo Hoke.”

Portrait of Brian
Portrait of Brian, Christine Shields, from SIX BY TEN
Portrait of Sonya
Portrait of Sonya, by Christine Shields from SIX BY TEN

 

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